June 10th, 2009

Tree Dreaming

Sorting (or, nerdy HP fandom stuff that you may want to skip if you don't nerd this way)

Okay, so my sorting post. I've been thinking a lot about sorting and sorting comms and their dynamics vs. canon sorting, stuff like that. But mostly I've been thinking about my own sorting, and how I've changed as a person since I was sorted into Hufflepuff at H_E.

For comparison's sake, here are the two applications:

Hogwarts Elite, Sorted: Hufflepuff, stamped 02-14-05
Hogwarts is Home, Sorted: Slytherin, stamped 06-08-09

Dang, it has been MORE than four years since I was sorted at H_E. CRAZY. That community has changed my life, I'll tell you that right now, friends.

Anyway, if you look at the two applications, you can tell that I am almost a completely different person between then and now. And while I still identify with Hufflepuff, I can see where the different sorts were coming from. What I was not expecting when I submitted my application, however, was how evenly spread my votes among the different houses were. See for yourself; the number of votes I got for each house:

Gryffindor: 25
Hufflepuff: 22
Ravenclaw: 23
Slytherin: 28

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